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The Montreal Canadiens Eulogy Can Wait

There are two ways to look at the Tampa Bay Lightning from the perspective of their second-round opponents, the Montreal Canadiens. Behind door No. 1? An offensive juggernaut that can […]

Ben Bishop picked a good time - Game 7 - to record his first career NHL postseason shutout. (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Week 2: Five Noteworthy Numbers From the NHL Playoffs

It was another exciting week of NHL playoff action with more teams bowing out and heading home. Now, with the second round set to kick off, it’s time again to […]

Ben Bishop was solid in his first season in a Lightning uniform and Evgeni Nabokov's veteran presence should only help Tampa Bay. (Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

The 6 Best Tampa Bay Lightning Stats From Round 1

The Tampa Bay Lightning helped bring the opening round of the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs to a close on Wednesday night by beating the Detroit Red Wings 2-0 in Game […]

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Lightning Win Game Seven, Move On to Play Canadiens in Round 2

Lightning fans rejoiced Wednesday night as their Bolts moved on to the second round of the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs. It was Braydon Coburn’s slapshot at 3:58 in the third […]

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5 Game Seven Predictions for Tampa Bay/Detroit

This series between the Tampa Bay Lightning and Detroit Red Wings has been a back and forth battle. In this series no team has been able to get a stranglehold […]

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No Stamkos? No problem! Tyler Johnson has the goals.

On the 15th day of the NHL playoffs, four of the top five goal-scoring leaders have been knocked out of the post-season: the Blues’ Vladimir Tarasenko (6) and the Preadators’ […]

by · April 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Red Wings Shocked by Johnson, Lightning

The Detroit Red Wings had the perfect opportunity to take complete control of their series with the Tampa Bay Lightning. Up 2-1 in the series and with a 2-0 lead […]

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When Power Plays Kill: the Lightning Post-Season Woes

Throughout the 2014-2015 regular season, the Tampa Bay Lightning were number one in the NHL in lighting the lamp, putting up an average of 3.16 goals per game.  They were […]

by · April 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
Q & A with Slater Koekkoek of the Syracuse Crunch

Q & A with Slater Koekkoek of the Syracuse Crunch

The Tampa Bay Lightning are building an empire in the southern part of the NHL and they are building it with a strong foundation as evidenced by the size of […]

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Stevie Y Cup Preview: Lightning vs Red Wings

Today will be a preview of the series matching up the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Detroit Red Wings, the 2 and 3 seeds respectively in the Atlantic Division. We […]

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Tampa Bay’s Transformation: The Yzerman Effect

Steve Yzerman is currently in his fifth season as the vice president and general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning after spending the previous 27 years within the Detroit Red […]

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Boston Bruins Playoff Streak On The Line In Tampa

The playoff chances for the Boston Bruins are on life support. It will be do or die for the Bruins as they head to Tampa Bay to battle the Lightning […]